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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our Clients, Followers and Visitors to our Website. We hope it is a safe and healthy year for you in the workplace. We look forward to working with you again this year and bringing you useful information and posts. We will also be running a number of Training Courses again [...]

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Company Brochure now available

A Safety Wise Advice Services Brochure detailing our Services is now available. Among our Services that we provide are Quality Assurance, Health and Safety and Environmental Audits, numerous Training Courses and Advice on Health and Safety Matters. If you would like to book a course or would like more information on our services, please do [...]

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

We would like to wish all of our Clients, Facebook Fans, Twitter Followers and Linked In Connections a very Happy #St. Patricks Day!

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Safety Advice Display Stand at Leitrim Business Expo

Safety Wise Advice Services were delighted to be involved with the Leitrim Business Expo held in Carrick on Shannon on October 20th 2011.  Pictured at our Display Stand are L to R: Geraldine McGovern (Director) and Gerry O’Reilly.  A Free Draw was held on the evening for a place on one of our Manual Handling [...]

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Health and Safety and the Self Employed, Does it apply to me? Facts and Fiction

Fact: Under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005, a Self Employed Person is considered both an Employer and his/her own Employee – both have legal responsibilities for health and safety. The Act places responsibility for occupational health and safety on all stakeholders of a Business and allocates specific duties to the following [...]

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Prevention of Sharps Injuries in Healthcare

The Health and Safety Authority has published a new Information Leaflet to highlight control measures required in the healthcare setting to prevent sharps injuries occurring. The leaflet is available for Free Download at this link: http://www.hsa.ie/eng/Publications_and_Forms/Publications/Information_Sheets/Prevention_of_Sharps_Injuries_in_Healthcare.html Please contact us for more information and assistance in managing health and safety in your Healthcare workplace.

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Happy New Year!

Safety Wise Advice Services would like to wish everyone a Happy and Prosperous New Year in 2011. A special thank you to all our existing Clients, business colleagues and friends for all your support in 2010. We look forward to continuing to provide our Professional Services to you all in the New Year and to [...]

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Managing Safety in Post Primary Schools

The Health and Safety Authority has published two new documents to help manage health and safety in Post Primary Schools. According the the HSA, “the guidelines are a management tool intended to offer guidance and practical advice to assist schools in planning, organising and managing a safe and healthy school environment for staff, pupils and [...]

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Proposed Publication of new ISO Environmental Standards

The ISO is proposing to publish seven new environmental standards to complement the ISO 14001 management standard and other standards in the ISO 14000 series. A booklet detailing the ISO 14000 series standards and the proposed new standards can be downloaded from the ISO website www.iso.org.

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Why get Certification to OHSAS 18001, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001?

OHSAS 18001 is an internationally recognised specification for your Occupational Health and Safety Management System. Assessment and Certification to OHSAS 18001 demonstrates a Company’s commitment to continual improvement of their Health and Safety management System and to comply with Legislative requirements. ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised standard for Quality. Implementation and certification of this [...]

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